6 days in Helsinki, Tampere & Turku Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki, Tampere & Turku Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Tampere
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 1 night

2
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, thencontemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thendon't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Helsinki trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Gothenburg, Sweden to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Gothenburg to Helsinki is 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Nasinneula Tower, and finally stroll around Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 16th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Turku holiday app.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Turku sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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